Author Joyce Hackett is the founder of Washington Write-a-Story Day -- writing workshops organized in numerous neighborhoods -- in which people were challenged to write stories about public places in D.C. Topics: writer, workshop, D.C.
Hunter and I travelled from CA to D.C. to watch Obama's Inauguration. We stood in the very cold historic day for 5 hours (after 3 hours getting from VA to DC) but were THRILLED! We watched from The Mall, at 12 Street, about 2/3 of the distance from The Capitol to the Washington Monument. There are two h.264 video files here -- both the same video. You can toggle between SD and HD qualities inside the video player. Topics: inauguration, obama, DC
Constitutional law expert and advocate Alan Morrison discusses the Supreme Court's decision striking down the District of Columbia's strict handgun control law. Topics: Constitution, Second Amendment, DC gun law